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BJD to celebrate the birth anniversary of Biju Patnaik on March 5

2/03/2022 at 12:47 PM

Bhubaneswar, Mar 02: The Biju Janata Dal (BJD) will observe the 106th birth anniversary of Biju Patnaik on March 5, 2022. His birthday is observed as ‘Panchayati Raj Diwas’ in Odisha.

Reportedly, a general meeting will be organized in all election committees where Biju Janata Dal’s successful journey which was led by Biju Babu will be discussed.  In addition, International Women’s Day will be observed on March 8 by the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) at each election committee.

On the occasion of Biju Babu’s birth anniversary, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) will present the achievements of the Odisha Vikash Yatra, which is being implemented with the active cooperation of the people of Odisha.

Born on March 5, 1916, at Cuttack in Odisha, Biju babu started his career with the Indian National Airways.He was imprisoned in 1945 for taking part in the Quit India Movement. Later, Biju babu also played a prominent role in the Nepalese democratic movement and Indonesia’s struggle for freedom from the Dutch rule. For his exemplary contribution to the Indonesian freedom struggle, he was conferred with the highest civilian award in Indonesia titled ‘Bhumi Putra’.

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